Empty Shopping cart



Books Collection from Fiction titles

Browse our ever expanding list of Fiction titles

  • The Flower Cart and the Road

    Monte Jaffe

    Asher, part Cherokee and part Jewish, was born in Tennessee to parents who wanted only the best for him; that is, to marry a nice Jewish girl and settle down to a secure life. Asher had other ideas. He wanted freedom. He thumbed to Florida, where he drifted along doing odd jobs and discovered his talent for painting. He decided to try life in Europe and ended up in Germany, where he met his future wife.


    Read More
  • Salt and Pepper: Unearthing Taboos

    Maria Akhanji

    Salt and Pepper reveals life as experienced by a young Bangladeshi girl, Ranya. She is six at the beginning, living in Dubai with her doctor father, singer mother and older siblings. We follow her trials and tribulations at school and at home and her moves to Bangladesh and London. Her family life is disturbing. Ranya is at times treated as a slave and suffers abuse from her father; her mot


    Read More
  • Starve or Kneel

    Jamal Abozaid

    Once again, it was a time of war. Ali al-Halabi, a rebel leader, had been captured by the regime and was now being tortured into joining it and killing his fellow rebels by the notorious Major Hider Nizar. Would Ali succumb to the will of the regime? Ali had witnessed the atrocities which the Syrian people had endured and the state of the refugee camps to which they were forced to flee. He had seen child


    Read More
  • The Gander Club

    C.P. Burrows

    "World War Three has already started, Mr McLain, but most of the world doesn't know it yet." Following the brutal murder of his brother in Afghanistan, businessman Harry McLain reluctantly returns to Kabul where he becomes a suspect in a car bombing incident and involved in a cybersecurity operation. Hassled by the police and with his passport confiscated, he is unable to


    Read More
  • After the Storm Was Over

    A.T. (Mac) McTavish

    Meet Josie, the narrator of this novel, who is thirty-nine years and fifteen months old! She, Sarah, Anne, Helen and Beth comprise the First Wives' Club. They are young single women with troubled personal histories now ready for a fresh start and adventure. The novel is set in the West Country. It is from there, early in the novel, that these friends set off in ‘The Saucy Sally' for, purpor


    Read More
  • The Knotted House

    Ruth Skrine

    Meena is the narrator of this absorbing novel, a primary school teacher, divorced and bereaved following the death of her mother. She has intense personal struggles of a psychosexual nature, which she seeks to resolve through her relationship with Quentin, her lodger, and through her exploration of childhood memories and old family histories. A tension between present and past grows to a climax


    Read More
  • The Dragon and Saint George: A Fairy Tale Novella

    Rod Giblett

    The story of Saint George killing the evil Dragon is well-known. It's in books and statues and on coins. But what if this story was untrue and the Dragon was good? What if Saint George was misguided by stories of heroes killing dragons? What if, instead of Saint George killing the Dragon and saving the Princess, something else happens? What if Saint George was foolish and the Dragon wise? What if the place whe


    Read More
  • The Golden Quill

    Ruth Less

    The golden quill, a potent instrument for good, belongs to Choden Lamas, master monk, but has been stolen and found its way to Ye Olde Curiosity Shoppe. He, his silent companion, and priest, Father Jimmy, represent the main forces for good pitted against forces for evil, especially in the person of Zak Beaurs. What will become of him and girlfriend, Jessica? This novel contains a rich mix of characters w


    Read More
  • Estrellada

    Anne Bueno

    Spanning four generations of one family, Estrellada follows the lives of Gwen, Moira and Estelle.  As their travels take them across Europe, they must find their own paths through life, love, loss and betrayal.


    Read More
  • Rendezvous With Fate

    Thomas E. Lightburn

    This is the story of HMS Dawlish, a type 23 frigate and the dangers she faces on her way to the Persian Gulf. Among her 126 crew is a committed Al Qaeda terrorist. Using a secret explosive concealed in his kit, his mission is to blow up the ship and kill her ship's company. However, due to circumstances beyond his control, this initially becomes difficult, especially when, despite his fanatical religious belie


    Read More
  • Flawed Jade

    Elizabeth Margaret

    How can a child fall through the cracks of the very system that is meant to safeguard her?   How can a child disappear into a dark world of drug addiction and prostitution?   How can a child fall prey to organised paedophile rings that consist of, and are protected by, the highest in the land?   All too easily, that's how. &nb


    Read More
  • Counterpoint

    Peter B. Martin

    We often search for clues, but sometimes there are no explanations for the mysterious ways of life... These eight short stories fulfil the idea expressed in the above quotation which is taken from the final paragraph of one of the stories. In all the stories the characters appear to live fairly straightforward lives, although the circumstances of their lives are not necessarily normal. W


    Read More

Latest from the Blog

From book reading inspiration to activities, our blog has something for everyone to enjoy.
Read some of our recent blog articles.